ATS Specialized Selects Prophesy ShipperPlus LoadBuilder.TM
Logistics Solution Designed to Increase Productivity, Lower Overhead.
(Bloomfield, CT –- September 03, 2003)
ATS Specialized, Inc., a leading provider of transportation and supply chain management services has purchased ShipperPlus
LoadBuilderTM software from Prophesy Transportation Solutions, Inc. ATS Specialized offers
freight management, warehousing, consolidation, dedicated rigging, packaging, and import/export logistics services to the
transportation and supply chain industries. ATS will implement Prophesy’s industry leading logistics solution to manage their
load building requirements.
"Due to our rapid growth, we felt the need to automate to serve our customers better," said Gary Stang,
ATS Vice President. "The effects of the new software can be felt already, in the areas of productivity, and best of
all in the cost-savings for our customers."
Developed with critical input from some of the largest shippers in the country, ShipperPlus LoadBuilder is designed specifically
for private fleets and dedicated contract carriers or companies using dedicated contract carriers. ShipperPlus LoadBuilder
combines load-building optimization, scheduling and routing decision support for least-cost shipping. Loads can be built and
planned later in the cycle, and last minute changes, additions or deletions are quickly incorporated into the plan, ensuring the
most accurate, efficient and profitable shipping plans - right up to the last minute.
"We are proud to include ATS Specialized, Inc. among our growing list of leading logistics customers," said Prophesy
President Edward J. Forman. "The adoption of our products among top logistics providers, like ATS, is a testament to the
efficient and user-friendly logistics suite we have diligently worked to develop."
About ATS Specialized-Inc
In business since 1955, ATS Specialized Inc. is a full truckload flatbed, specialized, heavy haul and dry van carrier serving
the continental United States, Canada and Mexico. The company currently operates more than 1000 power units, hauling granite,
machinery, and other specialized commodities. Visit ATS on the web at http://www.ats-inc.com
for full details.
Prophesy Transportation Solutions, Inc. is a leading provider of software, Internet and mobile
communications solutions to the transportation, logistics, and distribution industries. Since 1984,
Prophesy has offered products and services for dispatch, accounting, mobile communications, logistics
management, loadbuilding, mileage and routing, fuel purchase optimization, fuel and road tax reporting,
driver log auditing, driver management, and vehicle maintenance. For more information, please visit
www.ProphesyMC.com for Mobile Communications Software
or www.ProphesyLogistics.com for Logistics Software
on the Internet, or contact Prophesy Transportation Solutions, Inc. at 1-800-776-6706.
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